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 This day in History - March 19
399 Historic Events for March 19
1895

Los Angeles Railway established to provide streetcar service

Event
1897

Betty Compson, Beaver UT, actress (Millionaire Kid, Mad Youth)

Birth
1897

L O'Flaherty, writer

Birth
1897

Yale defeated Penn, 30-10 in 1st major college basketball game

Event
1897

Antoine T d'Abbadie, French explorer (Ethiopia), dies at 87

Death
1898

Joao da Cruz, Brazilian poet, dies at 26

Death
1900

Roy Roberts, Tampa Fla, actor (Petticoat Junction, Lucy Show)

Birth
1900

[Jean] Fr‚d‚ric Joliot-Curie, French physicist (Nobel 1935)

Birth
1901

Jo Mielziner, Paris, set designer (Carousel, Death of a Salesman)

Birth
1901

Gerrit Jan van Heuven Goedhart, Dutch Min of Justice (Nobel 1954)

Birth
1903

Benjamin M Telders, president of Dutch Liberal States Party

Birth
1903

James Bullock, colliery manager

Birth
1904

Tadeusz Zygfryd Kassern, composer

Birth
1904

John J Sirica, US federal judge (Watergate hearings)

Birth
1905

Makar Grigori Ekmalyan, composer, dies at 49

Death
1905

Albert Speer, German architect/minister of Armament (NSDAP)

Birth
1906

Adolf Eichmann, Ruhr Germany, Nazi Gestapo officer

Birth
1906

Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari's "Quattro Rusteghi," premieres in Munich

Event
1906

Normand Lockwood, composer

Birth
1907

Marc Vaubourgoin, composer

Birth
1907

Kent Smith, NYC, actor (Peyton Place, Invaders)

Birth
1907

Elizabeh LeFanu Maconochy, composer

Birth
1907

Cor Treslem, [Cornelis L Melsert], actor/director (Willem van Oranje)

Birth
1907

Thomas Bailey Aldrich, US writer (Stillwater Tragedy), dies at 70

Death
1907

18.8 cm precipitation at Lewer's Ranch, Nevada (state record)

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